What you need to know about Strokes!
- 1. Stroke is the leading cause of death and permanent disability
- 2. Four out of five stroke victims have not obvious warning signs
- 3. 80% of strokes can be prevented (National Stroke Association)
- 4. Painless ultrasound screening can help you avoid a stroke
Public health screenings are widely available through State and County health offices. Check with your own doctor or other certified health professional. Check with your own doctor or other certified health professional. Contact your local public health service to find out where you can get free testing and screening services for high blood pressure, elevated cholesterol levels, diabetes, testing for body mass index and nutritional counseling.